Case Studies In Abnormal Psychology by Ethan E. GorensteinCase Studies In Abnormal Psychology by Ethan E. Gorenstein

Case Studies In Abnormal Psychology

byEthan E. Gorenstein, Ronald J. Comer

Paperback | June 27, 2014

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Fully updated for DSM-5, this exciting revision complements the abnormal psychology course by providing 17 case histories based on the authors' clinical experiences.  Each case study goes beyond DSM-5 diagnosis to describe the individual's history and symptoms, a theoretical discussion of treatment, a specific treatment plan, the actual treatment conducted, and assessment questions for students. The casebook also provides three "You Decide" cases -- written without diagnosis or treatment, so students can identify disorders and suggest appropriate therapies.  This new edition adds assessment questions to the end of each case and also features three brand new cases: hoarding, somatic symptom disorder, and gender dysphoria.
Ethan E. Gorenstein is clinical director of the Behavioral Medicine Program at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center and a professor of clinical psychology in the department of psychiatry at Columbia University. He is also the author of The Science of Mental Illness (Academic Press). He has an active clinical practice devoted to the us...
Title:Case Studies In Abnormal PsychologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 9.13 × 7.53 × 0.53 inPublished:June 27, 2014Publisher:Worth PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0716772736

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Table of Contents

Case 1   Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Case 2   Panic Disorder
Case 3   Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Case 4   Major Depressive Disorder
Case 5   Bipolar Disorder
Case 6   Illness Anxiety Disorder
Case 7   Hoarding Disorder
Case 8   Somatic Symptom Disorder
Case 9   Bulimia Nervosa
Case 10 Alcohol Use Disorder and Marital Distress
Case 11 Sexual Dysfunction: Male Erectile Disorder
Case 12 Schizophrenia
Case 13 Borderline Personality Disorder
Case 14 Antisocial Personality Disorder
Case 15 Autism Spectrum Disorder
Case 16 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Case 17 Gender Dysphoria
Case 18 You Decide: Excessive Weight Loss
Case 19 You Decide: Memory Problems
Case 20 You Decide: Hair Pullingh